General Questions:

What time do the gates open?

Gates open at 4:00 pm:  The event begins at 6:00pm

Is there a fee to park?

Yes, the parking fee to park is $10.00.

What is the age for children that need a ticket?

3 and older need a ticket.
(Children under the age of 2 are free.)

Can we tailgate?

There is NO Tailgating or consuming of alcoholic beverages in the parking lot or any where else other than the designated areas.
Please come party in the 2 beer gardens!

Will there be tickets at the gate for purchase the day of the Derby?

No, Tickets are not available the day of the event.


  • Cans, glass bottles, thermoses
  • Camelbaks
  • Hard-sided coolers or soft sided coolers
  • Knives of any size
  • Weapons of any kind (regardless of permit)
  • No weapons are allowed inside
  • Alcoholic beverages OR OUTSIDE FOOD


  • Plastic water bottles, up to one liter in size (33.814 US fluid ounces). Must be a “store bought” clear plastic bottle that is factory sealed
  • Only factory sealed plastic bottles with water, flavored water or sports drinks up to one liter in size, are permitted